WELCOME TO WEBMATHS!
Hi, my name is Jeff Trevaskis  alias Mr. T! I live in a small town in Northern Victoria, Australia. I love teaching kids.Blog Stats
 468,044 hits
Education Blogs
Maths Blogs
 dy/dan
 Finding Ways to …
 Great Maths Teaching Ideas
 I Love Maths Games
 Math Hombre
 Mathmunch
 Maths at SBHS
 Maths: The Final Frontier
 MathsClass
 Mathspig
 Mathwire
 Maximizing Learning
 Median
 Megan Golding
 Mike's Maths Page
 Miss Cal.Q.L8
 Miss Kahrimanis's Blog
 Mr Collins
 Mr. L's Math
 My Web 2.0 Journey
 Natural Math
 Optimizing Kinetic Energy
 Playing to Learn
 Point of Inflection
 Questions?
 Ramblings of a Math Mom
 Rebecca Zook
 Research in Practice
 Sara VanDerWerf
 Sargent Park Math Zone
 squareCircleZ
 Sweeney Math
 Tanya Khovanova's Math Blog
 Teaching Math Creatively
 Teaching ninJa
 Technomaths
 Technoscience
 The Exponential Curve
 The Maths Less Travelled
 The Max Ray Blog
 The Number Warrior
 The Space Between the Numbers
 Transformed Educator
 Wild About Math!
 Without Geometry, Life is Pointless
 year 6a maths 2010

Monthly Archives: January 2011
My Classes 2011
I have been doing a lot of thinking about how I visualize my Maths classes working this year. I want to do more group work. I want an improvement in literacy. I want the students to be risk takers. I … Continue reading
Posted in Pedagogy, Teaching Ideas, Web Resources
Tagged classroom, dabbleboard, learning, literacy, mind map, Problem Solving, visualization
1 Comment
Life’s like a Chicken Kebab!
Apologies to Forest Gump for the title of this post! Yesterday I went to town with a long list of jobs to do. I had almost finished the list when the “hungrys” hit me. Fortunately I was parked near my … Continue reading
It’s OK, I wasn’t good at Maths!
Like most Mathematics teachers, I cringe when I hear a parent say “It’s OK, I wasn’t good at Maths”. They are really saying that it is OK if their son or daughter doesn’t succeed in Maths. This excellent article titled … Continue reading
Posted in Games, Maths and ICT, Pedagogy
Tagged attitudes, brain training, calculators, drill, left brain, math, myths, nintendo
3 Comments
What Makes a Great Teacher ?
This is a widely discussed topic on weblogs. Because teaching is so complex (and therein lies part of its beauty), it is difficult to define. Some aspects are clear though. You can certainly learn “techniques” to improve your teaching. … Continue reading
The Art of Problem Solving
Filling in my time during the school holidays can be a struggle. Problem solving to the rescue! Project Euler has long been a favorite of mine. Dan at A Recursive Process is likewise addicted. John at Zero Knowledge Proofs is … Continue reading
Posted in Games, Problem Solving, Teaching Ideas, Web Resources
Tagged algebra, counting, number theory, probability, Problem Solving, Project Euler, statistics
1 Comment
Ceád Mile Fáilte
In the Irish Language, Ceád Mile Fáilte (pronounced: KAYed MEEluh FOILcha) is a popular greeting meaning “A Hundred Thousand Welcomes”. [Wikipedia] So a big WELCOME to the new year 2011! But wait, my family was originally Cornish? So I should say: Heudh Nowydh … Continue reading